Sport Studies (BTEC Level 3 Diploma) at Holte School
The BTEC Level 3 Diploma has a focus on specialist work-related experiences to broaden and expand the learners’ skills. There is potential for the qualification to prepare learners for employment in the appropriate vocational sector and it is suitable for those who have decided that they wish to enter a particular area of work. It is broadly equivalent to two GCE A Levels.
Topics covered over 2 year:
Unit 1 - The Principles of Anatomy and Physiology for Sport
Unit 2 - The Physiology of Fitness
Unit 3 - Assessing Risk in Sport
Unit 4 - Fitness Training and Programming
Unit 5 - Sports Coaching
Unit 6 - Sports Development
Unit 7 - Fitness Testing for Sport and Exercise
Unit 8 - Practical Team Sport
Unit 9 - Practical Individual Sport
Unit 11 - Sports Nutrition
Unit 17 - Psychology for Sports Performance
Unit 21 - Rules, Regulations and Officiating
Unit 26 - Work Experience in Sport
5 GCSE’s grade A*-C including English and Mathematics.
It is not essential that students have studied BTEC or GCSE PE but it is preferable.
All assessments will internally assessed, and externally verified throughout the two years.
These include teaching, coaching, leisure centre management, health service, many aspects of the tourism industry, professional sports teams.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Holte School directly.